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Videoguy's top 10 breakthrough DTV products of 1998

January 11, 1999

1998 was a banner year for revolutionary new desk top video editing products. Not only are the 12 products on this list (two ties) outstanding, but each one pushed the envelope of the current technology and has left an indelible mark on the timeline of digital video editing. Unlike last year’s top ten list I Read More

By Jim,

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Videoguys' Desk Top Video Glossary

January 1, 1999

Here are some of the more common terms used in explaining Desk Top Video products. I hope you find it useful. 3D Transitions    A 3D transition allows video one to flip, fly & change size and shape. A great example of this is a page-peel. A/B Roll    Creating fades, wipes and other transitions directly from Read More

By Jim,

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Videoguys' DV Expo 98 Recap

October 20, 1998

The DV Expo (Oct 13-16, Pasadena CA) was a very informative and exciting show. I strongly recommend that digital videographers and content creators put the ’99 DV Expo in their plans. The seminars and conferences were well done and the presenters were both knowledgeable and interesting to watch. The exposition was extremely focused and the Read More

By Jim,

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NAB '98 Hi-Lites

May 23, 1998

Well, I just got back from NAB and I can’t decide which is more amazing, the incredible growth of the industry or of Las Vegas! Ironically, our industry appears to be following the same growth pattern as the city of high rollers. A few years ago Las Vegas wanted to be more consumer oriented and Read More

By Jim,

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Videoguy’s top 10 breakthrough DTV products of 1997

January 11, 1998

1997 has been a fantastic year for new DTV products. I have been using, testing and reviewing DTV products for almost 2 years now. I can’t believe how far we’ve come in such a short time. Back when my son Max was born in August 1995, the top video capture cards cost almost a thousand Read More

By Jim,

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The Videoguy’s Top 10 new products

January 11, 1997

The Videoguy’s Top 10 new productsThis was a banner year for new and exciting video editing gear. Computers and video are starting to merge. The power of silicon chips and software genius is making an incredible impact on video production. All of the products I have chosen this year use digital technology. Here are my Read More

By Jim,